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How important is informal learning?

E-School News – Heidi Stevens

“Learning is changing. It is moving from a primarily school-based, formal process to include more informal opportunities. Learning is just as likely to occur among a group of students at a coffee shop or at a museum as it is within a virtual group on a social network.” (more)

Using flipped learning to boost engagement

E-School News – Laura Devaney

“Supporters of flipped learning have proven that the instructional model is more than just a fad. As it spreads to classrooms across the nation, educators are leveraging the flipped model to create a more personalized and engaging learning environment for their students.” (more)

Why Investing In Girls Is The Smartest Move We Can Make

The Huffington Post – Staff Writer

“Lack of access to education and health care for girls around the world doesn’t just hurt girls — it hurts their families, communities and economies. Last month, UN Women released an infographic illustrating in numbers just how beneficial supporting young girls can be for a country’s economy.” (more)

Oracle’s Safra Catz calls for diversity, STEM education focus

The Denver Business Journal – Greg Avery

“Safra Catz, Oracle co-president and CFO, opened the second day of the Colorado Innovation Network Summit in Denver with a call for leadership in science and technical education to keep the U.S. from falling behind in economic growth and technology.” (more)